Beef Supply Chain- Sales Manager - North East
De Lacy Executive
Manchester City, North, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Primary Industry
De Lacy Executive are currently searching for an Area Sales Manager for an award winning, credible beef production business. A leader in innovation, this company is looking for a candidate with a passion for farming and the drive to develop business whilst building long standing relationships with customers.
Our client is looking for an individual with proven sales experience in the agricultural industry that can promote and sell integrated beef schemes. In addition to this, the right candidate will be able to identify areas on farm where the farmer can make the most of their own fodder and improve animal health schemes in order to maximise production. This is a great opportunity for someone who in currently in a different sector for example feed and is looking for a change.
Sales based on professionalism and integrity to match the long-standing reputation of the company is a key requirement for this role.
- Sell and promote integrated finishing contracts to farmers.
- Identify new areas to grow the business.
- Expand sales within the agreed territory.
- Keep up to date with livestock knowledge and current market trends.
- Communicate effectively with customers and other team members.
- Keep organised records of sales activity and prospects.
- Provide a professional service with trusted advice on farm.
- On farm sales experience is preferred.
- A good understanding of the beef industry.
- An aptitude for building strong customer relationships.
- Knowledge of Ruminant Nutrition.
- Drive and motivation.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- A full UK driving licence.
- A competitive package including a company car is available for the right candidate.
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